AMD Zen CPUs will be compatible with the new AM4 platform and they have started to come out in anticipation of the new AMD chips. Here we have the MSI AM4 X370 motherboards that will support AMD Ryzen chips.
MSI AM4 X370 Motherboards For Ryzen CPUs At CES 2017
Some photographers were able to take a few shots of the upcoming MSI AM4 Motherboards that were present at CES 2017. These motherboards include the MSI’s X370 XPOWER Gaming Titanium and the B350 Tomahawk.
MSI AM4 X370 Motherboards: MSI’s X370 XPOWER
This motherboard comes with a black and white theme which will be good news for people that are looking to make or already have a black and white themed build. This is a high-quality motherboard with high-quality components. Up to 64 GB of DDR4 RAM is supported. You also get three PCIe 3.0 x16 slots, three PCIe 3.0 x1 slots and dual Turbo M.2 slots (32 GB/s). This is an enthusiast motherboard and will be something to look out for if overclocking is your thing.
MSI AM4 X370 Motherboards: B350 Tomahawk Gaming
While the XPOWER is aimed at the high-end user the B350 Tomahawk is more pocket-friendly but that does not mean that it is not a decent motherboard. This is another one of the MSI AM4 X370 motherboards that support the AMD Ryzen chip.
With this motherboard what you are getting are 4 DDR4 DIMM slots along with two PCIe 3.0 x16, two PCIe 3.0 x1 and two PCI slots and a single M.2 slot as well. This will be something to consider if you are looking to build an AMD system in 2017 with the new Zen chips and maybe the Vega GPUs as well.
These motherboards will be coming out after the Ryzen chip comes out in March 2017. What do you think about these MSI AM4 X370 motherboards? Will 2017 be the year of the red team?